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Ferry from Athens (Rafina) to Naxos

Tickets & Schedules

Traveling from Athens (port of Rafina) to Naxos by ferry

The ferry route Athens (Rafina) - Naxos normally takes from 3 to 7 hours and costs start at 30€. Check our summary with the latest data for ferries.

Ferry schedules from Athens (port of Rafina) to Naxos*

Is there a ferry from Athens (Rafina) to Naxos?

Ferries from Rafina to Naxos run daily, with around 5 departures a day. This can change depending on the season and weather, but you can compare information and check real-time data on our fare search engine. Ferry companies that usually serve this route are Seajets, Aegean Speed ​​Lines, Blue Star Ferries and Fast Ferries.

How long is the ferry ride from Athens (Rafina) to Naxos?

The journey from Rafina to Naxos takes from 3 to 7 hours, depending on the type of the vessel and the ferry company. 

How much is the ferry from Athens (Rafina) to Naxos?

Ferry tickets to travel from Rafina to Naxos start from 30€. However, the total cost can be higher or lower depending on reductions, offers, and seat or vehicle transportation.

What’s the ferry schedule from Athens (Rafina) to Naxos?

The ferry schedule from Rafina to Naxos depends on the ferry route and company that you choose. The earliest ferry usually departs at 07:15 and the last scheduled trip is at around 16:00.

What’s the distance between Athens (Rafina) and Naxos?

The distance between Rafina and Naxos is 85 nautical miles (158 km).

Am I allowed to travel from Athens (Rafina) to Naxos?

Yes, travel within Greece is currently allowed. For the latest information on COVID-19 and ferry traveling in Greece, visit our relevant FAQ section.

Vazaios Tower in Naxos, sunset, stone monument

The Vazaios Tower in Naxos.

How can I book ferry tickets from Athens (Rafina) to Naxos?

Get on Ferryhopper and book online cheap ferry tickets to Naxos in a few clicks. Compare prices and routes and organize your trip easily, quickly and economically!

Useful tips for your ferry trip from Athens (Rafina) to Naxos

  • Many of the Rafina - Naxos ferries have garages for transporting vehicles.
  • The port of Rafina is the second in preference and extent after that of Piraeus and serves all of Attica. From Rafina, many itineraries depart daily and the port can be very busy. For this reason, we recommend that you get there at least 45 minutes earlier, especially if you are traveling with your vehicle.
  • Naxos is an ideal starting point for island-hopping in other popular and beautiful islands of the Cyclades such as Paros, Syros and Mykonos. On the map of Ferryhopper you will find all available ferry connections between Naxos and other Greek islands.
  • For more information on the trip or to confirm the departure time, do not hesitate to contact the Ferryhopper customer service team!

Daily ferries from Athens (port of Rafina) to Naxos